Do or die: net closes on negligent employers

Higginbottom, Karen
April 2008
People Management;4/3/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p16
This article looks at the preparation made by employers for the implementation of the Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act in Great Britain in 2008. The author concentrates on the compliance of the provision requiring employers to examine their health and safety practices. She interviews a number of human resource executives about their position on the law. She also assesses the adoption of a safety, health and environmental management system by some companies.


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